Churchwardens' accounts: 1501-2

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The Medieval Records of A London City Church St Mary At Hill, 1420-1559. Originally published by Trübner, London, 1905.

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[A.D. 1501–2.

Gylebert Gentyll Wardens.]
Iohn Awthorpe

(fn. 1) Ihesus, maria: Amen.

[Chantry Accounts, Church Rents and Payments and Reparations of same.]

Paymentes ffor the Church'.

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(fn. 2) Item, payd to Ioh'n bull' & Thomas Watson, ffor mendyng of pewys in þe church', ych' of them ij days Summa xvj d
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Item, ffor grete pynnes to the awters Summa j d
Item, ffor a halywater sprynkkell' of laton Summa x d
Item, ffor paper Ryall' to pryck songes in ffor the qwere Summa vij d
Item, ffor brede, wyne & ale to þe syngeres on twelfdaye Summa vj d
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Item, ffor mendyng of the pax to þe hye Awlter. Summa ij d
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Item, ffor makyng of pewdors & settyng on of garnettes Summa vj d
Item, ffor payntyng of the Crosstaffe ffor lent Summa iiij d
Item, ffor makyng of a lectorne in the Roodlofte & mendyng of deskys in the qwere Summa xij d
Item, ffor mendyng of the best Antyphoners Cuveryng the whych' the Rattes had hurte Summa xij d
* * * * *
Item, to Ioh'n bull' ffor skowryng of the Egull' of laton & the branchys & candelstykkes in the church' Summa ij s
Item, ffor a shode shovyll' to ocupye in the Church' Summa iiij d
Item, ffor bromys to make clene the Church. Summa ij d
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Item, mendyng of the branch beffore ower lady in the qwere & nosyng of þe Candelstykes ffor morowmasse Summa xij d
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(fn. 3) Item, payd for a bedstede in Syr Ioh'n howelles Chamber Summa ij s iiij d
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Item, ffor mendyng of the lokke of the wekytt goyng in to the pardon Churchyerd Summa ij d
Item, ffor mendyng of the lokke & makyng of a stapull' to the bolt of the gret churchyerd dorre. Summa vj d
* * * * *
Item, spent at Wylliam Olyueres vppon Mysteres Nonyley with Maister Alderman & dyueres of the parych to have hyr grant of mony toward þe byldyng of the Sowth' yle
Item, ffor x elles brussell' Clothe to make iiij Awbys with ther Amys ffor chyldorn Summa iiij s ij d
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(fn. 4) Item, ffor pavyng of vj teys beffore the hye Awter. Summa iij s
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Item, ffor a rope to the Sans bell' Summa iij d
Item, ffor mendyng of the pyxte, & makyng and gyldyng of sen Ioh'n be the crusyfyx of the same pyxt Summa iij s vj d
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Item, payd to Thomas Colyns ffor hys horshyer whan he went to maydston ffor to bynde Mawnde the mason to perfforme hys Covenantes Summa xx d
Item, ffor makyng of the oblygacion whych' mawnde is bownde in to perfforme his Covenantes. Summa iiij d
Item, to Wylliam Wylde ffor Copying of the yndenters of Covenantes, the whych' copy was delyuerd to Maister Vartu Summa iiij d
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Item, ffor mendyng of the skonsys in the qwere. Summa iij d
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(fn. 5) Casweltyes in this yere.

ffyrst, resseyvyd of harman's wyffe for parte of the beqwest of hyr husbond Summa xx s
Item, in mony that women gaderd on hokmondaye. Summa xxiij s
Item, that men gaderd on hoktewysdaye Summa vj s
Item, of, Mysteres Nonyley toward the Sowth yle. Summa v l'i ij s iiij d
Item, in mony that was gaderd on sent barnabys day, & lampes & oyle ffor the branch payd ffor Summa v s
Item, of Mayster Atclyffe ffor the berying of Mayster leynthorpe Summa xiij s iiij d
Item, ffor hys knyll' Summa iij s iiij d
Item, resseyuyd of Martyn of Whytstabyll' ffor the berying of hopkyns son of Whytstabyll' in the Gret churchyerd Summa iij s
Item, ffor the berying of Stephyn Sandersons Chyld in the pardon churchyerd Summa ij s
Item, ffor the pytt of harry baxster in the pardon churchyerd Summa ij s
Item, ffor Robert Ryvelles chyld in the pardon churchyerd Summa ij s
Item, ffor gyrscroftes wyffe in the pardon churchyerd. Summa ij s
Item, ffor Andrew Evyngers chyld in þe pardon churchyerd Summa ij s
Item, resseyvyd of Rychard close ffor the pyttes of hys broder & hys Chyld Summa iiij s
Item, resseyvyd of Ioh'n dereham ffor berying of iij chyldyrn Summa vj s
Item, resseyvyd of Robert howtyng ffor the pytt of hys dowter Summa ij s
Item, resseyvyd of Ioh'n ffox ffor the berying of hys wyffe Summa ij s
Item, of me, Ioh'n Awthorpe, ffor the berying of iij of myn owne Chyldyrn Summa vj s
Item, resseyuyd of Mayster duklyng ffor the stone the whych lyth vppon davy Cromp hys Coffyn. Summa vj s viij d
Summa totallis, x l'i xij s viij d.
payd hereoff to Mawnde in parte of payment of þe wyndows. Summa v l'i
Item, payd to Mayster vartu. Summa xx s
rest of thyes Casweltes, iiij l'i xij s viij d.

(fn. 6) Ihesus.

Clarkys wagys, bemelyght & paskall'yght.

ffyrst, Resseyvyd ffor a holl' yere, quarterly gaderd, ffor the Clarkes wagys. Summa v l'i ij s
Item, Resseyvyd of the bemelyht ffor thys yere. Summa xvj s
Item, Resseyvyd at Ester ffor paskall' mony. Summa xij s vj d
Summa totallis, vj l'i x s vj d.

Paymentes to the Clarke & Sextyn.

ffyrst, payd to Ioh'n law, parych' clarke, ffor iij quarteres of a yere wagys. Summa iij l'i x s
Item, to Ioh'n bull' ffor a holl' yere wages. Summa xl s
Item, to Wylliam Wylde ffor a reward in helpyng of the quere at Ester & Whytsontyde. Summa iij s iiij d
Summa totallis, v l'i xiij s iiij d.
rest Clere of thys, xvij s ij d.

[Obits. Wax Reckoning. Allowances. Rehearsal.]

(fn. 7) Memorandum: that it is agreed byffor Mr William Wylde, parson, Mr William Remyngton, Aldreman, with all' other of the paroschens affore, That Sir Ioh'n plommers bell' schall' serve ffor all' poor people of this parysche, And for none other, paying j d for the Ryngyng. And it schall' be Iugid by the said Sir Ioh'n plommer, he that desireth the bell' whether that he be a poor man or not: And after his descese by the advyse of the Senyoures of the parysche.

Item, it is aggreed byffor maister william wylde and Mr William Remyngton, Aldreman, and afore all' the paroschens, That whereas Ioh'n Ducklyng hath leyed owte of his purs ffor the chyrch'e werkes Summa x l'i, it is grauntid by the saide parson and paroschens to paye to the saide Ioh'n Ducklyng x l'i at the next Accoumpte, which shal be in the yer of owr lorde god mli ccccc iije.

Thies bene the dettes that ben oweng of this yer.

Resseyuyd by andrew evynger, Thomas ledale, ffyschmonger, for the bequest of William harman xx s
Vylliam Smerte, grocer, for the clarkes wages & beamelyte o yer iiij s iiij d


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